By Simon Kendal, Malcolm Creen
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Activity 11 This activity will help you visualise the concept of SOMs. Nenet (Neural Networks Tool) is a Windows application designed to illustrate the use of a SOM. Self-organising map algorithm is categorised as being in the realm of NN algorithms and it has been found to be a good solution for several information problems dealing with high-dimensional data. 1. html. 2. Click on the ‘Open the demonstration’ link. 3. Proceed through the demonstration, reading the onscreen explanations as you do so.
On the basis of what you have learned so far about expert systems, suggest three main limitations and three main strengths. Feedback 4 You should have been able to suggest three of the following limitations: r Narrow knowledge domain, they are developed to solve a very speciﬁc problem r Knowledge acquisition from experts r Need for commitment from expert(s) r Cannot generalise r Cannot apply ‘common sense’ r Cost of development and maintenance r Expert systems think mechanically and lack the power of human creativity r Expert systems require regular maintenance to update with new knowledge.
Websom/ Using ANNs In the previous activity, you observed a demonstration of a NN—in the form of a SOM. You should have noted a deﬁnite sequence of steps in the process. Activity 12 This activity helps you recognise the signiﬁcant stages in the process of applying a NN to data analysis problems. Write down what you consider to be the main stages in the demonstration of the Nenet software when applied to the example problem illustrated in the demo. Under what circumstances could one of the stages has been skipped?
An Introduction to Knowledge Engineering by Simon Kendal, Malcolm Creen